Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches $1 Billion Corporate Venture … – Al-Bawaba

The new fund is unique because it offers potential partners access to the global scale and scope of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi. Follow > , , , , , , , , , , Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s leading automotive alliance, Tuesday announced the launch of Alliance Ventures, a new corporate venture capital fund that plans to invest up […]

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Alternative to traditional venture capital money could fill translational gaps – BioWorld Online

By Jennifer BoggsManaging Editor SAN FRANCISCO – While the past decade has seen the rise of money from family offices into direct investments, a lack of knowledge and expertise has kept many of those funds on the sidelines when it comes to the health care sector. But the ones willing to take risks on innovative […]

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Winning deals as a new venture capital fund | TechCrunch – TechCrunch

TX Zhuo Contributor TX Zhuo is the managing partner of Fika Ventures focusing on fintech, enterprise software and marketplace opportunities. More posts by this contributor: This is my third time joining a new firm and second time starting one of my own. One would think that I would remember the challenges of building up a […]

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Winning deals as a new venture capital fund – TechCrunch

TX Zhuo Contributor TX Zhuo is the managing partner of Fika Ventures focusing on fintech, enterprise software and marketplace opportunities. More posts by this contributor: This is my third time joining a new firm and second time starting one of my own. One would think that I would remember the challenges of building up a […]

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Venture capital firms invest $71.9 billion, but deals decline, in 2017 – Pensions & Investments

Getty Images/iStockphoto Venture capital firms invested $71.9 billion in U.S. portfolio companies in 2017, up 17% from 2016, according to the MoneyTree Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers and CB Insights.While the value of transactions was up, the number of deals fell for the third consecutive year, to 5,052, down 4.1% from 2016 and the lowest annual total […]

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Venture capital funding slips in fourth quarter of 2017 – FierceCEO

Venture capital funding took a dip in the fourth quarter compared with the third, with dollar volume and deal counts declining for most stages of funding, according to Crunchbase News. But even though there was a downward trend, 2017 ended ahead of prior years in terms of total venture deals and dollar volume. Early-stage deals drove most of the […]

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Why This Venture Capitalist Wants Crypto to Disrupt His Business – Fortune

This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Before he was a partner at Venrock, David Pakman spent 12 years as an Internet entrepreneur. He was co-founder of Apple Music Group, co-founder of MyPlay (creator of the digital music locker), CEO of eMusic (a digital retailer of […]

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